ID 1104


Fusion Bonding of Thermoplastic Composites with Dissimilar Materials



Lin Ye1 and Christophe Ageorges2  

1Centre for Advanced Materials Technology, Department of Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering,

 The University of Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia.

2Research and Technology/Manufacturing Technology, DaimlerChrysler AG,

P.O. Box 2360, D-89013 Ulm, Germany


Keywords: fusion bonding, process modeling, lap shear strength, finite element model